South Florida has no shortage of pornography, being right down there with California's San Fernando Valley as a center for the porn film and video industry, and with a full palette of related activities on the side: titty bars, escort services, you name it.But as to the pornography of everyday life, ... More >>
Matthew Sydney describes his music as romantic, funny, and inspirational, and he isn't wrong. The composer, actor, and visual artist performs not just songs but puts on a whole show for the audience. His life, it seems, is devoted to music. He is host of a weekly internet rad ... More >>
The Hard Rock Cafe is 40 years old. We know it sounds crazy and we hardly believe it ourselves. It seems like only yesterday that we waited in line for over an hour to get a burger with a little flag on it and look at guitars hanging from the ceilings. OMG - is that Gene Simmons jock strap is in a g ... More >>
You don't mind if Frank and Dean watch you eat, right?"Hey, no photos taken inside the restaurant, okay?" we were told as we sat down in a cushiony white booth to dine at the new Martorano's in the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. It seems someone near the entrance must've ratted me out onc ... More >>
Old friends spin dark indie pop as The State Of.
The original superstar DJ makes a move to South Beach.
Lady GaGa may idolize Warhol, but her pop nostalgia is far from factory-made.
You don't need a half-wit music critic to tell you it's been a remarkable year for America, one historians will be discussing and researching for centuries to come. War, financial collapse, politics, technology: All have been dinner-table topics for many Americans. Racial barriers in 2008 were dem ... More >>
Put your hands up for Fedde le Grand. Everyone knows Fedde le Grand, the Dutch DJ/producer who burst onto the mainstream dance scene with "Put Your Hands Up For Detriot." It was one of those tracks everybody easily loved. It had awesome hook, dirty beats, and an outrageous climatic peak. But with ... More >>
A review of Kelly Clarkson in the year 2025
Jamaica's new dancehall badass wants you to pay attention
A pop quiz for the Fourth of July
Promised no dancing, the noiseheads flocked to a night of Revenge.
As videogames go indie, Outtakes imagines a few likely pairings.
This Hanukkah, Jews kindle the lights of a new hipster identity
Slip into a hockey-mask on Tuesday
Capsule reviews of current area stage shows.
I Com (Astralwerks)
Ladies and gentlemen, allow us to introduce Glenn Garvin, douchebag
The Osbourne Family Album (Epic)
More and more South Floridians have taken up yoga for exercise, but relatively few explore its spiritual underpinnings
The Confessions of St. Ace (Mammoth)
DJ Rap, Robert Crenshaw